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Introduction to Lean Six Sigma

Thursday 24 September @ 9:00am - 4:30pm

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This workshop is highly participative and will introduce you to the key concepts and benefits of Lean Six Sigma, including a brief introduction to the importance of the ‘softer skills’ needed for successful projects and change.

You will

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the background, principles and fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
  • Learn about the roles and responsibilities of individuals and organisations in Lean Six Sigma projects
  • Understand the project structure and methodology of Lean Six Sigma through presentations, discussion and exercises
  • Learn about some of the key issues involved in planning and implementing Lean Six Sigma in your organisation

Workshop includes

  • An understanding of the concepts, philosophy, and benefits of Lean Six Sigma
  • An overview of how Lean Six Sigma is typically undertaken in organisations, including a look at roles, responsibilities and project selection
  • A walk through ‘DMAIC’ (define, measure, analyse, improve, and control), the widely-adopted approach for improving existing processes
  • Practical hands-on exercises to demonstrate some of the tools and techniques
  • An opportunity to pose questions and get practical answers


All members receive a number of workshop places FREE of charge as part of their membership package. To find out more please call us on +44 (0)20 7654 5000 or email us.

In-house workshops and bespoke training courses

In-house workshops and bespoke training courses are available to both members and non-members. Please contact us to discuss your requirements by email or call +44 (0)20 7654 5000.


Anglepoise representative:

The course content was excellent with a good balance of facts, tools, videos and exercises.

Kier representative:

I enjoyed the event with practical examples from experienced leaders in their field of work.



Thursday 24 September
9:00am - 4:30pm
Member Price
£ 125 +VAT
Non-member Price
£ 225 +VAT
Event Category:


Martin Brenig- Jones, Catayst Consulting
Presenter Note

Catalyst Consulting is our partner in The BQF Academy.

Martin is an expert in Quality and Change Management and has worked in the field for 30 years. Prior to joining Catalyst in 2000, he was Head of Quality at British Telecom with responsibility for Quality and Business Excellence across the group of 130,000 people where he successfully lead several BT Divisions to Quality Award Winning level.

Martin is very experienced in Process Management and is a Lean Six Sigma trainer and coach. He has trained over 1000 people in Lean Six Sigma techniques and has worked in: Sweden, Denmark, Ireland, Finland, Russia, France, US, Italy, Belgium, Holland, Germany and UK. He is also co-author of the popular book on the subject “Lean Six Sigma for Dummies” commissioned by Wiley Publishing.


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